Level 3 Music
Teacher in Charge: Mrs F. Wilson
In their third year of study, students choose to specialise in either performance or composition - some standards are optional, and each student will have an individualised programme of learning depending on their specialisation.
As in Level 1 and 2; aural, score reading and music analysis is developed further with harmony and tonal procedures also introduced in preparation for tertiary education.
The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.
Standards are assigned to students depending on their strengths and capabilities in consultation with the class teacher.
Recommended Prior Learning
12MUSM or discretion of the HOD
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 40 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 28 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 40
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Courses will only run based on minimum entries
Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course
You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry
Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department
Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths